Events 2012

Conferences are not public. If you are interested in participating, please contact the GHI convener.

Kriminalität und Strafjustiz in der Moderne (18.-20. Jh): Tagung zur Historischen Kriminalitätsforschung der Neuzeit

December 06 - 08, 2012
Conference at the Bildungsstätte Liborianum Paderborn
Conveners: Sylvia Kesper-Biermann (Universität Gießen) and Richard Wetzell (GHI)

Translating Potential into Profits: Foreign Multinationals in Emerging Markets since the 19th Century

November 02 - 03, 2012
Workshop at the GHI
Conveners: Matthias Kipping (Schulich School of Business, Toronto) and Christina Lubinski (GHI)

The Transnational Significance of the American Civil War: A Global History

September 20 - 22, 2012
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Marcus Gräser (Johannes Kepler Universitaet Linz/GHI), Jörg Nagler (Universität Jena), Don Doyle (University of South Carolina)

Immigration and Entrepreneurship: An Interdisciplinary Conference

September 13 - 14, 2012
Conference at University of Maryland, College Park
Conveners: David B. Sicilia (University of Maryland, College Park), David F. Barbe (University of Maryland, College Park), and Hartmut Berghoff (German Historical Institute)

The Trial of Adolf Eichmann: Retrospect and Prospect

September 09 - 11, 2012
Conference at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto
Conveners: Doris Bergen (University of Toronto), Michael Marrus (University of Toronto), and Richard F. Wetzell (GHI)

The Cold War and American Music, 1945-2000

June 22 - 23, 2012
Conference at the Center for Advanced Studies, LMU, Munich
Conveners: Michael Kimmage (Catholic University), Christof Mauch (LMU-Munich), Berndt Ostendorf (LMU-Munich), Ernest Suarez (Catholic University), Britta Waldschmidt-Nelson (GHI Washington)

Bright Modernity: Color, Commerce, and Consumption in Global Perspective

June 21 - 23, 2012
Conference at the GHI
Convener: Regina Blaszczyk (GHI Fellow) and Uwe Spiekermann (GHI)

More Atlantic Crossings? Europe's Role in an Entangled History of the Atlantic World, 1950s-1970s

June 07 - 09, 2012
Workshop at the GHI
Conveners: Jan Logemann (GHI), Mary Nolan (NYU), Daniel Rodgers (Princeton)

The Second Generation: German Emigré Historians in the Transatlantic World, 1945 to the Present

May 18 - 19, 2012
Conference at the GHI
Convener: Andreas Daum (State University of New York, Buffalo), Hartmut Lehmann (Universität Kiel), James J. Sheehan (Stanford University), Hartmut Berghoff (GHI)

BAA Summer Academy: Democratic Cultures Past and Present - Perspectives from Washington, DC

May 04 - 05, 2012
Seminar at the GHI and American University

18th Transatlantic Doctoral Seminar: German History, 1770-1914

May 02 - 05, 2012
Seminar at the GHI
Conveners: Anna von der Goltz (Georgetown University) and Richard F. Wetzell (GHI)

Models of Mobility: Systemic Differences, Path Dependencies, Economic, Social, and Environmental Impact (1900 to tomorrow)

March 23 - 24, 2012
Workshop at York University
Conveners: Matthias Kipping (Schulich), Christina Kraenzle (CCGES), and Christina Lubinski (GHI)

Adolescent Ambassadors: 20th Century Youth Organizations and International Relations

March 23 - 24, 2012
Workshop at the GHI
Conveners: Mischa Honeck (GHI) and Gabriel Rosenberg (Duke University)

The Experiences of Modern European Jews: National, Transnational and Comparative Perspectives

March 21 - 23, 2012
Conference at The Bronfman Center
This Workshop was made possible by grants from New York University's Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies, the German Historical Institute (Washington, DC), the Wissenschaftliche Arbeitsgemeinschaft des Leo Baeck Instituts, and the German Academic Exchange Service (New York)

The Globalization of African-American Business and Consumer Culture

February 24 - 24, 2012
Workshop at the GHI
Convener: Joshua Davis (GHI)

Living the Margins: Illegality, Politics of Removal and Statelessness

February 09 - 11, 2012
Conference at the GHI
Conveners: Kathleen Canning und (University of Michigan), Barbara Lüthi, Jana Häberlein (Universität Basel), and Miriam Rürup (GHI)